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Source: Government of Canada – MIL OSI Regional News in English

The government of Canada is committed to the use of digital technology to modernize its way of delivering its services to the population. The Canadians use the technology on a daily basis to get the important information they need, when they need it.

August 22, 2019 (Ottawa, Ontario) Transport Canada

The government of Canada is committed to the use of digital technology to modernize its way of delivering its services to the population. The Canadians use the technology on a daily basis to get the important information they need, when they need it.

The honourable Marc Garneau, minister of Transport, made the announcement today of ” vehicle Recalls in Canada “, a new service from Alexa, provides Canadians with the information regarding vehicle recalls. Once launched, the service is activated by the phrase, ” Alexa, open vehicle Recalls “. Alexa will ask then a few questions on the brand and model of the vehicle that you want to check, and then provide you with all the reminders on it.

This service, which will be put to the test for a period of six months, is among the first government in Canada to use a voice assistant in its delivery of services to Canadians. It embodies the government’s commitment to provide digital services to be more agile and more open, and more user-oriented. The system also constitutes a new way to access the service of vehicle recalls from Transport Canada for the user who may have particular difficulties in terms of accessibility.

Transport Canada is committed to improving road safety, and to ensure that Canadians are aware of the recalls regarding their vehicles. Car manufacturers emit an average of about 650 vehicle recalls per year, affecting more than five million vehicles. In the context of the recall system in Canada, vehicle owners are responsible to bring their vehicle to the dealership for the work of recall should be made. Transport Canada encourages owners to move quickly to correct the defects related to the safety of their vehicles.

“Vehicle recalls Canada” can be activated by the application Alexa Amazon.

Quotes

“The government of Canada is committed to improving the delivery of services to Canadians and to provide information to new and innovative ways. Information about vehicle recalls are important and Canadians are entitled to expect that the safety-related defects in their vehicles to be quickly corrected. The more we facilitate the access of this information to Canadians, the better it is. I would like to thank Amazon and the Treasury Board Secretariat of Canada collaborated with Transport Canada to make possible this service. ”

The honourable Marc GarneauMinistre Transport

Quick facts

About one-quarter of the owners will never fix their vehicle has been the subject of a recall. The safety defects not repaired poses a serious risk to drivers, their passengers and other road users.

Canadians who are not subscribers to the service Alexa may obtain information on vehicle recalls by consulting the data Bank of the recalls, vehicle safety, Transport Canada. The builders will also be mailed the notices of reminders to the vehicle owners.

Not all vehicles of a brand and a model of the same year, which are the subject of a recall related to safety in particular. The defects may have been corrected in production, before the vehicle is built

This new service Alexa strengthens measures that the government has previously taken with respect to vehicle recalls in Canada, including :

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Resource persons

Delphine DenisGestionnaire relations with the médiasCabinet of the honourable Marc GarneauMinistre Transport, Ottawa613-991-0700delphine.denis@tc.gc.ca

Relations with the médiasTransports Canada, Ottawa613-993-0055media@tc.gc.ca

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